Business Development Executive

Job Summary

Our Client is a team of experienced managers with expertise in civil engineering and construction. From our head office in Port Harcourt Nigeria, we provide cutting-edge professional services for our clientele which span across Federal, State governments and blue chip companies; where best quality standards, efficiency and value are key fundamentals. With over a decade of expertise, our key areas and scope of work span across; Civil engineering and consultancy services. Design and construction of civil infrastructure; buildings, roads, water projects, drainages, sewers, utilities. Remediation and reclamation of brownfield sites. Erosion control, river, flood and coastal protection works. Surveying and ground modeling. Property/real estate development (Public-Private Partnerships PPPs). Providing complete interior décor/wood-work solutions ranging from manufacturing to distribution and installation of any household/corporate furniture designs. Project management services. We seek for immediate employment, professionals with cognate years of experience, strong academic credentials and the right attitude to work who will deliver value to stakeholders in the capacity below: Job Title: Business Development Executive Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers State Job Type: Full Time

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description/Requirements

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Create proposals to existing clients to improve their business whilst utilizing company services.
  • Provide coaching and training to subordinate team members
  • Generate sales pitches/presentations to clients/in-house team/hierarchy.
  • Brainstorming with in-house team to create new project strategies for clients.
  • Maintaining and finding new sales/client prospects.
  • Managing company and client relationships/expectations.
  • Respond to all issues/client needs with prompt attention.
  • Travel to destinations to best facilitate transactions.
  • Reviewing timeframes and budgets.
  • Arranging business meetings and one-on-one conversations with prospective clients.
  • Source for and attend networking events.
  • Negotiating sales contracts.
  • Provide strategies to trim over-heads and increase profits
  • Preparing sales contracts; following company rules and guidelines.
  • Building trust and long-term relationships with clients/customers.
  • Managing filing records of sales, revenue, invoices and other important data.
  • Making professional decisions in a fast-paced environment.
  • Cultivating positive interactions and relationships with sales representatives, team leaders, and managers and executives; to evaluate sales strategy and results.
  • Motivate team members to exceed expected results.
  • Develop a growth strategy focused on financial gain, customer satisfaction and brand loyalty.
  • Collaborating with sales and account teams to ensure requirements are met, such as sales numbers and profit goals.
  • Researching the market and industry trends.
  • Any other assigned business/tasks.

Qualifications & Experience

  • A tertiary institution degree (University/Polytechnic) in Economics, Business Administration, Marketing/Sales, Accounting, Environmental Science, Engineering or any Social Sciences or Humanities discipline.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a business development representative, sales executive, client/account service executive, or similar role.
  • A requisite master’s degree or post graduate diploma in Business will be an added advantage.
  • Candidate has to be resident in Port Harcourt.


  • Proven work experience as a business development representative, sales executive, client/account executive, or similar role.
  • Hands-on experience with multiple sales techniques (including cold calling) 
  • Proven sales track record of achieving sales quotas.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, PowerPoint and Excel).
  • Ability to deliver engaging and winning presentations.
  • Excellent negotiation skills.
  • Ability to build rapport.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed.
  • A problem solver who thrives when presented with a challenge.
  • Experienced at preparing and presenting quarterly goals and forecasts for existing/future projects.
  • Experienced at compiling and following strict budgets.
  • Eager to expand the company with new sales, clients and territories.
  • Comfortable as both a leader and as a team player.
  • Pleasantness/Congeniality

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